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As New York, New Jersey, and much of the Eastern Seaboard struggles to deal with the destruction, power outages, flooding, and gas shortages left in Sandy’s wake, many of us are looking for ways to help. With the help of Twitter and the interwebs, we’ve pulled together a variety of options—there’s something for everyone, whether you’re in New York or Nebraska, and whether you’re looking to donate time, cash, or perhaps even airline miles. 

Workers toss ruined foodstuffs at Fairway Market in Red Hook, Brooklyn. (Photo:

If you’re in New York, there are a few comprehensive guides to volunteering opportunities, including Time Out New York and Brokelyn. Some ways you can get involved right now:

Not in the area? There are plenty of ways to help.


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